Residency and Fellowship Programs

Interventional Radiology Residency Program

Trauma Care

The Spirit of Charity Trauma Center (, located in University Medical Center New Orleans, formerly known as Charity Hospital) is the only Level 1 Trauma Center in the metro New Orleans area and also serves as the tertiary trauma referral hospital for south Louisiana and portions of the Gulf Coast.
Interventional Radiologists play a critical role in the treatment of critically ill patients from initial management of pelvic, spleen, liver, and kidney hemorrhage to treatments of late complications arising from injuries.

Trauma Treatments:

Hybrid Trauma Operating Room Combination Laparotomy and Endovascular Embolization
Pelvic Angiography and Embolization
Visceral (Solid Organ) Angiography and Embolization
Retroperitoneal Angiography and Embolization
Intercostal Artery Angiography and Embolization
Aortography and Endovascular Repair
Subclavian Artery Angiography and Stent Insertion
External Carotid Artery Angiography and Embolization
Complicated Central Venous Access

Pneumothorax Management
Abscess/Infection Drainage
Hematoma Drainage and Lysis
Inferior Vena Cava Filter Insertion and Removal
Post-Traumatic Cryoablation for Pain Control